Scholarly research is a major component of the Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center's mission. Associated faculty and graduate students publish original research on politics, economics, religion, education, history, international relations and culture. LACC disseminates state of the art research conducted by renowned scholars through its LACC Working Paper Series and aims to promote the exchange of scientific research conducive to policy-oriented debate in Latin America and the Caribbean. Additionally, LACC commissions studies from the world's leading Latin American and Caribbeanists on other pressing issues. Finally, LACC also publishes a magazine, Hemisphere.